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Sep 28, 2012 3:00pm PDT
bottom, from the economy and technology up to the religion. the problem is that what we find in the field as data is primarily information on technology, on the material culture. you find buildings and pot shards and stone tools and things like that. so how do you move from that data to the organization of society and then to their religion and these other aspects of culture ? and there is only one way to do that. and that is to go to living populations, living cultures that are being studied by ethnographers, by our colleagues in cultural anthropology, and use them as analogies. keach: in the 1970s, anthropologists documented a society called the kawelka in the highlan of papua new guinea. the kawelka society numbers about 1,000. they could be either a tribe or a chiefdom, because the population limits defining social types are not fixed. here in the highlands, people raise sweet potatoes and pigs. like the first residents of copan, no one here has acquired great individual wealth. but men like ongka can acquire great prestige and influence. such leaders are called "big men," and t
WHUT
Oct 4, 2012 6:00pm EDT
, the attorney for williams said -- workers at a factory set to close. workers at sensata technologies have set a three-week in camp called bainport across the street from the facility to protest plans to close the plant and move it to china, taking 170 jobs with it. it is owned by bain capital, the private equity firm co-founded by mitt romney. the workers said they plan to continue the blockades of trucks removing their equipment. for our broadcast from the bainport and catmint, go to democracynow.org. a muslim american man was wrongly detained after the 9/11 attacks has won the right to be tried. he was jailed for 15 nights and to the federal material witness statute before being released. during his ordeal, he was repeatedly stripped searched and left naked. a federal appeals court later ruled attorney general john ashcroft circumvented the constitution. on friday, a federal judge ruled he was wrongly imprisoned and is entitled to challenge the government's misuse of the law in court. those are some of the headlines. this is "democracy now!," democracynow.org, the war and peace rep
WHUT
Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm EDT
technology center is over there, where the old international conference calls. they have some streaming tvs. the actual piece -- peace center offices is over there. the director of the center was actually the husband of my french teacher. he started this whole center. he does a wonderful things. or the man to come back to the same place where his wife worked every day and was killed, to find some good in it, it is powerful. my room, 211. they do not go up that high. they have named some of the classrooms after teachers who were killed. >> we are walking past the center for peace studies and but prevention. >> it was almost not to be pure they were almost going to destroy the building and put up a permanent landmark in its place. i think it was a good idea to put the building here. the face of our school had not changed. this building is still here. now it is something better. i also heard there are a lot of side to quit -- scientific equipment in the base that was built here which cannot be dissembled or replaced. all that together made them decide to keep it as it is. but to
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